Old Chinese Carved Jade Jadeite Bird Pendant w/ 14K GoldOld Chinese Carved Jade Jadeite Bird Pendant w/ 14K GoldOld Chinese Carved Jade Jadeite Bird Pendant w/ 14K GoldOld Chinese Carved Jade Jadeite Bird Pendant w/ 14K GoldOld Chinese Carved Jade Jadeite Bird Pendant w/ 14K Gold

This large old Chinese pendant is expertly carved of green jade. An exotic bird (a parrot or toucan) is in the center among the floral motif and a butterfly hangs over the bird. The design is carved THROUGH the jade and then hand-etched on each side so no matter which way it turns, this pendant always amazes and delights.

The pendant has a hand-hammered 14K yellow gold bail. It's has a good-sized opening that will hold a chain or silk cord.

The pendant is well-sized at 2 1/4 by 2 1/2 inches. With the bail, the pendant is 2 7/8 inches high. The jade has the desired waxy, greasy look that characterizes true natural jade. This pendant also has good luster, beautiful even pale green color and the right amount of transparency to add to its virtues.

The pendant weighs 27.5 grams. It's in excellent condition. You couldn't ask for a lovelier piece of vintage jade. Circa 1950s.

Click on FAVORITE SHOP and be the first to see our newest listings.

Item ID: RL4953


FREE Domestic Shipping

Gender: Unisex, Age Group: Adult, Color: Pale Green / Gold, Size: 2 1/4 by 2 7/8 inches

Old Chinese Carved Jade Jadeite Bird Pendant w/ 14K Gold

$195 USD

Add to Cart
Questions about this item?
Email Shop

23 other shoppers have this item in their Cart or Wish List


GreatVintageStuff


Rita Brand
Deerfield Beach
FL
  

Peddlers of good old stuff and vintage estate jewelry

FREE DOMESTIC SHIPPING on all items. Layaway available. We ship within one business day. Welcome and enjoy your visit.

Member since 2010

Shipping & Handling:Free
Insurance:Included
Shipping to: USA
change

More from GreatVintageStuff